Dozens trapped as China quarantine hotel collapses - Coronavirus

Rescuers work at the site of a collapsed five-story hotel building in Quanzhou city in southeast China's Fujian province, 07 March 2020.
About 70 people were trapped after a hotel being used as a coronavirus quarantine facility in the Chinese city of Quanzhou collapsed.
About 35 of the 70 have been pulled from the rubble of the five-storey Xinjia Hotel, officials say.
A rescuer follows an injured man walking out of the rubbles of a collapsed five-story hotel building in Quanzhou city in southeast China's Fujian province, 7 March 2020
Videos posted online show emergency workers combing through the building's wreckage in the southern province of Fujian.
It is not clear what caused the collapse or if anyone has died.
It happened at about 19:30 local time (11:30 GMT).
Chinese state media says the hotel was being used as a quarantine facility monitoring people who had had close contact with coronavirus patients.
The hotel reportedly opened in 2018 and had 80 guest rooms.

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